june, 2022

30junAll DayThe Moth Short Story PrizeInternationalEntry Fee:€15 Max word count:4,000 Top Prize:€3,000

Event Details

The competition is organized by The Moth, an international arts and literature magazine, based in Ireland.

The Moth Short Story Prize is an international prize, open to anyone from anywhere in the world as long as their story is original and previously unpublished. The winners are chosen by a single judge each year, who reads the stories anonymously.

The competition is open to anyone over the age of 16.

You can enter as many stories as you like.

There is a word limit of 4,000.

Entries must be in English.

Entries must be entirely the work of the entrant and must never have been published, self-published, published online or broadcast.

This year’s judge is Sarah Hall.

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